(KMOV) – Police in Hazelwood have a mother and son in custody, accused of stealing thousands worth of prescription pills during a home burglary in September.
Kimberly Cheatham, 39, and her son Rondal Wells, 20, face felony charges of second-degree burglary, stealing over $500 and stealing a controlled substance. .
According to the arrest reports, Wells broke into a home on the 100 block of Elbring Avenue on September 28 and stole $9,000 in cash and prescription pills from a safe.
Cheatham allegedly stood as a lookout and drove the getaway car.
Both were later caught and placed in police custody.